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Gastric Bypass Surgeries are any of a group of similar operations used to treat morbid obesity - the severe accumulation of excess weight as fatty tissue - and the health problems (comorbidities) it causes.
Early gastric bypass surgery improves durability of remission of Type 2 diabetes

Early gastric bypass surgery improves durability of remission of Type 2 diabetes

Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery can increase risk of alcohol-use disorders

Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery can increase risk of alcohol-use disorders

First study to demonstrate long-term and sustained cardiac benefit for patients after gastric bypass

First study to demonstrate long-term and sustained cardiac benefit for patients after gastric bypass

African-Americans and males lose significant weight after gastric bypass surgery

African-Americans and males lose significant weight after gastric bypass surgery

Bariatric surgery can remit or prevent diabetic nephropathy in obese patients

Bariatric surgery can remit or prevent diabetic nephropathy in obese patients

Bariatric procedure increases risk of alcohol use disorders two years after surgery

Bariatric procedure increases risk of alcohol use disorders two years after surgery

Study reviews role of gut microbes in nutrient absorption and energy regulation

Study reviews role of gut microbes in nutrient absorption and energy regulation

Obesity surgery shows threefold rise over five years

Obesity surgery shows threefold rise over five years

Viewpoints: 'Outrageously high fee' for emergency services; Mysterious rise in autism cases

Viewpoints: 'Outrageously high fee' for emergency services; Mysterious rise in autism cases

Bariatric surgery effectively controls diabetes

Bariatric surgery effectively controls diabetes

Bariatric surgery better than standard medical treatment for severe type 2 diabetes

Bariatric surgery better than standard medical treatment for severe type 2 diabetes

Minimally invasive treatments could target ‘hunger hormone’

Minimally invasive treatments could target ‘hunger hormone’

BY-BAND study to compare two types of gastric surgery for obesity

BY-BAND study to compare two types of gastric surgery for obesity

State roundup: U.S. Senators demand more medical board oversight; Californians losing coverage; Arizona's prison 'quandary'

State roundup: U.S. Senators demand more medical board oversight; Californians losing coverage; Arizona's prison 'quandary'

Vanderbilt Center for Surgical Weight Loss develops online education seminar for patients

Vanderbilt Center for Surgical Weight Loss develops online education seminar for patients

Gastric bypass superior to lap banding finds study

Gastric bypass superior to lap banding finds study

Weight loss surgery can improve blood sugar control in diabetes patients

Weight loss surgery can improve blood sugar control in diabetes patients

Weight loss surgery cuts risk of heart attacks, strokes: Study

Weight loss surgery cuts risk of heart attacks, strokes: Study

Human body better at fighting gum disease when fat cells disappear

Human body better at fighting gum disease when fat cells disappear

IntraPace receives CE Mark for new gastric stimulation/food sensing lead

IntraPace receives CE Mark for new gastric stimulation/food sensing lead